Artists and Projects 2016

The following 2016 artists have been officially accepted by the FIGMENT curatorial team to enlighten and engage people of all ages.  Event day face painters, musicians, dancers, bubble makers and hoopers are welcome as well.  Check the Facebook Event page for updates on FIGMENT Chicago, July 16-17.  Site map is here.  Getting there to Frank Wilson Park here.


  • BYO Tie Dye Tent (Elysia Lock—Saturday and Sunday, Noon–4:00 p.m.)

  • Artztec #102/103 (Zuqy Cruz Marquez—Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.)

  • Piano Poems (Jessica Buha—Saturday and Sunday, 1:00–4:00 p.m.)

  • "The One that Got Away": The ULTIMATE Fishing Story! (Paul McComas—Saturday, 4:00–4:15 p.m.)

  • Electric Country Blues (George Larson—Sunday, 2:00–3:00 p.m.)


ALL HOURS, July 16 & 17, 10 a.m.–6 p.m.:

  • The Dream Grimoire (Andrew Huntley)

  • Opera the Dragon's Rock Room (Mars Caulton)

  • Mythical Creatures Photo Op (Heather Jerome-Branson)

  • Stuffed Animal Adoption Center (Lisa Marie Farver)

  • Make Your Own Wearable Art (Morgan Holtz)

  • Rock Poetry (Scarlett Stoppa)

  • The Walk-Through Faerieshrine (WTF) (April Llewellyn)

  • Wishing Stars (Beth Reitmeyer)

  • The Shady Octopus (Matt Helsel)

  • Coloring in Motion (Amy Arndt)


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The Shady Octopus being worked on the week of the event by Matt Helsel.


Rock Poetry by Scarlett Stoppa is making its third return to FIGMENT Chicago. Photo by Simon Rubinstein. 


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Paul McComas performs Saturday, 4:00–4:15 p.m., "The One that Got Away": The ULTIMATE Fishing Story!  


Check out our 2014 listing of artists and projects here.